CHAPTER FIVE: "Two Trains Running": Making Choices

Zabel, Darcy A.
January 2004
Underground Railroad in African American Literature;2004, p155
Book Chapter
The article presents a chapter of the book (Underground) Railroad in African American Literature. The chapter talked about the theme of choice, as represented by two trains. Train stories are always connected to a choice, whether it is an escape or a trip to a new place. Even in stories where deaths occur on a train, a choice is still present.


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